Top 100 Blog for Sale
12th of January 2006 Darren Rowse 15

Top 100 Blog for Sale

Jeremy Wright has just announced that he’s brokering the sale of a fairly significant blog in his MASSIVE Blog for Sale post. He doesn’t say what blog it is but gives a few hints that it’s a fairly sizable one: ‘This is one of the defining blogs in the industry. ...more
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Building Blog Traffic Podcast
12th of January 2006 Darren Rowse 10

Building Blog Traffic Podcast

If you’ve got a spare 38 minutes and 9.1 megabytes of space on your computer or iPod you might like to listen to me talking with Yaro on the topic of Building Blog Traffic. We recorded it a few weeks back – it’s pretty informal but might be helpful to ...more
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9 Ways to Screw Up Your Professional Blog
12th of January 2006 Darren Rowse 39

9 Ways to Screw Up Your Professional Blog

Today I spent a few hours surfing through this blog’s archives as part of my annual review. One of the many things I noticed is that there are many articles on how to improve your blog and hardly any on how to totally screw it up. I thought it was ...more
Miscellaneous Blog Tips
How to Get Traffic to Your Blog – Interview with Yvonne Divita
11th of January 2006 Darren Rowse 7

How to Get Traffic to Your Blog – Interview with Yvonne Divita

There’s a useful recording over at Andy’s blog if you’re wanting to build traffic on your blog. It’s an interview with Yvonne Divita from Lipsticking blog on the topic of How to Get Traffic to Your Blog. It’s pretty basic information but it’s good and it’s free. I’m listening to ...more
Blog Promotion
ProBlogger Motivational Posters
11th of January 2006 Darren Rowse 15

ProBlogger Motivational Posters

I’ve just been having a bit of fun with the Flickr Motivator Toy. Maybe I should get into the motivational poster business :-) (there’s a second one below the fold).
ProBlogger Site News
AdSense Advanced Referrals Reports – Coming Soon
11th of January 2006 Darren Rowse 3

AdSense Advanced Referrals Reports – Coming Soon

One of the common complaints I’ve seen from AdSense publishers is a lack of detail in their referrals stats. Inside AdSense gives a hint that this will change with their post – A referrals refresher: ‘We’ll soon be making ‘Advanced Reports’ available for referrals. This will allow you to see ...more
Adsense
Apple Lust
11th of January 2006 Darren Rowse 23

Apple Lust

Apple Mac lovers everywhere are like kids in candy stores today – nervously checking their credit card limits to see what new toys they can afford. There are a few new things that interest me: Updated Keynote – ok this won’t be number 1 on most people’s list – but ...more
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b5media Reflections – 4 Months In
11th of January 2006 Darren Rowse 9

b5media Reflections – 4 Months In

If you’ve got some bookkeeping skills you might like to head over to b5media where we’ve just advertised that we need someone like you. In other b5media news – with the last few blogs that we just launched (3 more from the merger) we now have 63 blogs (and over ...more
Blog Networks
Photocasting
11th of January 2006 Darren Rowse 3

Photocasting

Kevin Rose is predicting (or seems to have some inside word) that Steve Jobs will announce Photocasting (via iPhoto) in his keynote address in a few hours. Photocasting – interesting. Note sure how that differs from the Flickr plugins for iPhoto – but time will tell.
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